The demented elderly in the city of Helsinki: functional capacity and placement.

@article{Juva1992TheDE,
  title={The demented elderly in the city of Helsinki: functional capacity and placement.},
  author={Kati Juva and Raimo O Sulkava and Timo Erkinjuntti and Jaakko N Valvanne and Reijo Sakari Tilvis},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={1992},
  volume={40 11},
  pages={1146-50}
}
OBJECTIVE To study prevalence, functional capacity, and placement of demented patients in a randomly selected population. DESIGN Survey. SETTING Random sample from population registry of the City of Helsinki. PARTICIPANTS Nine hundred subjects aged 75 years, 80 years and 85-years, 300 in each group. MEASUREMENTS For each participant, we completed a… CONTINUE READING